Prayer mat "joinamaz"
late 19th–early 20th century
Object Place: South Uzbekistan
99 x 34 cm (39 x 13 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and wool embroidery on cotton twill, printed cotton lining,and cotton woven trim,
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Repeating large stylized blossom on symmetrical leafy stalk around a cusped mirab with blank interior. Polychrome silk and red wool yarns on a tan cotton twill ground. Condition fair; slightly worn and stained. Lakai.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection